WEST PALM Beach, Fla., January 10, 20,23 (Newswire.com).
Global Polo Entertainment (GPE), an entertainment and media company of USPA Global Licensing Inc., has renewed their relationship with ESPN for two more years. It will begin January 1, 2023. USPAGL is the manager of U.S. Polo Assn. (the official brand of USPA), which is the governing body of polo in America).
In 2022, the original agreement was signed. It marked a significant deal that introduced polo to large audiences around the globe. The sport reached many countries and millions through multi-digital media.
Stewart Armstrong, USPA Chairman stated that the USPA is optimistic about the ESPN partnership’s potential to attract a new generation of young people to the game of four legs. The talent displayed by the human athletes only serves to show the extraordinary partnership between two outstanding athletes, horse and human, in an intense battle of the top, on the U.S. Polo Assn. The new USPA National Polo Center, (NPC), Wellington. This is going to be an amazing season.
It’s expected that the partnership will continue to bring more attention to what is considered the best kept sport secret after it aired several of the most prestigious polo tournaments around the globe in 2022. This included the thrilling XII Federation of International Polo World Polo Championship Opening Ceremony featuring the USA Team. Multi-faceted agreements will bring back the U.S. Polo Championship Finals to ESPN. ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPNEWS will distribute the games. They are also available for on-demand viewing on ESPN App.
The 2023 games include the U.S. Open Polo Championship, as well the U.S. Open Women’s Polo Championship, as well the U.S. Open Men’s Polo Championship (r), as also the Women’s National Intercollegiate Championship games and the Westchester Cup, which is the oldest rivalry between polo and England.
ESPN will stream several 25-minute shows made by GPE. These shows are called “Global Polo presented U.S. Polo Assn.” and provide a glimpse into the daily lives of polo players from all over the globe. These shows are part of extended media distribution and will be aired on beIN Sports. Horse & Country. Clip My Horse. Times of India.
J. Michael Prince (President and CEO, USPAGL), which oversees the multi-billion dollar U.S. Polo Assn., said, “We are honored by collaborating with ESPN, world’s most influential sport platform on an historical relationship.” brand. We have set ourselves the goal to bring polo to millions around the globe.
We look forward to enhancing access to polo through innovative content and partnerships with ESPN. This will help grow the U.S. Polo Association and our sport. Prince said that the brand has a strong fan base today, and in years to follow.” Prince said that fans now have the option to watch polo online on ESPN and in person at the NPC facility in Wellington. Wellington is known as the capital for winter equestrian.
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About U.S. Polo Assn. USPA Global Licensing Inc.
U.S. Polo Assn. The official brand of the United States Polo Association (USPA), The United States’ oldest sports governing body, founded in 1890. The global distribution of the U.S. Polo Assn. is a multi-billion dollar business with a worldwide footprint. U.S. Polo Assn. has retail outlets and thousands of departmental stores, as well as independent retailers, and ecommerce. Offers apparel and accessories for children and adults in over 190 countries. Today, U.S. Polo Assn. It is the number 28Th According to License Global Follow @uspoloassn on Twitter and visit uspoloassnglobal.com
USPA Global Licensing Inc. The USPA’s for-profit subsidiary and exclusive global licensor. USPAGL is responsible for the management of U.S. Polo Assn., a multi-billion dollar organization. The USPAGL is responsible for the brand’s management and intellectual property, which provides the USPA with long-term revenue streams. Global Polo Entertainment (GPE), a subsidiary of USPAGL, manages Global Polo TV. This TV provides lifestyle and polo content. USPAGL also collaborates globally with ESPN and BEIN Sports to broadcast the sport of Polo on TV and online to millions of people around the globe. Globalpolo.com has more sports content.
The United States Polo Association (r) (USPA).
It United States Polo Association It was established to promote polo and coordinate the activities of Member Clubs. The USPA, which was established in 1890 is the national governing body of the sport. The USPA currently has nearly 200 members clubs and thousands of individuals. It also oversees 40 national tournaments. Visit uspolo.org for more information.
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